Textile Manufactures – Friendly Factories is a group of textile manufacturers based in the North of Portugal.

We are specialised in the development and the production of clothing & footwear for fashion brands.

From Urban Wear

Urban Wear
  • Development

  • Samples

  • Collections

  • Production

  • Pricing

  • Packaging

  • Quality Control

  • Logistic

To Haute Couture.

Fashion Clothing Runway

Fabrics & Products

All types of fabrics


Organic cotton, cotton, linen, silk, wool, cashmere, polyester, recycled polyester, lycra, elastane, modal, tencel, denim & leather.

All types of products

Textile Brands Store

We work with men, women and children’s clothing. Offering casual, loungewear, sportswear, swimwear, ready-to-wear, signature and haute couture fashions.


With more than 30 factories, we have the largest network of textile factories in Portugal.

Unique : Created by a group of textile factories in Portugal wishing to expand their activities worldwide and to compete against other textile countries.

Innovative : While working as a separate entity, our show rooms are inside our factories and our people are working inside the factories. This innovative system allows us to beat all the textile companies with prices and efficiency. 

Footwear & Leather Accessories


At Friendly Factories we have an entire footwear department called “CHC” located in a different region than our clothing department. This department is dedicated to the sourcing and the production of footwear for Men & Women from sneakers to high heels.

Leather Accessories

We also have a small leather goods factory in our network that produces the ultimate accessories for high end fashion brands.

Shoes Handmade

Seamless Apparel & Seamless Technology

Active Wear / Yoga / Fitness

10 years ago, we have anticipated seamless technology for the sport industry and this is why today we have 3 seamless facilities in Portugal producing seamless Apparel for international clothing brands.

Seamless Machines and Technology 

Due to advanced technology, the latest Santoni machines and our specialised human resources, we are able to provide excellent seamless products, answering quickly and efficiently to the market.

Seamless apparel, leggings, active wear


Fashion & Clothing Brands

Development – Collections – Production  – Quality Control

Private Label for Retailers

Samples – Collections – Production – Labels – Packaging

Shoe Brands

Footwear – Soles

Leather Accessories

Hand Made Small Leather Goods

Private Schools & Universities

Design – Private Schools – Universities


Seamless – Technical Fabrics


  • MOQ: 500 pcs/style (sizes can be mixed).
  • Time for samples : 2-4 weeks
  • Time for production : 30 days (depending quantity)
  • Time to create a new color (lab dip) : 2.5 weeks
  • We provide a full end-to-end process from fabric sourcing, sampling, production, quality control, packaging and shipping.
  • We only work with established brands (registered company with VAT number).
  • Payment terms : 50% before production, 50% before shipment.

Made in Portugal

“Portugal is known to produce top quality, to respect working conditions, to use premium fabrics and to produce faster than any other textile countries.”



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